The heart. Bawm, Rosemary flowers, Borrage, Bugloss, Saffron, Spikenard.
The stomach. Rosemary-flowers, Spikenard, Schnanth.
The liver. Centaury, Schnanth, Elder, Bettony, Chamomel, Spikenard.
The spleen. Bettony, Wall-flowers.
The reins and bladder. Bettony, Marsh-mallows, Melilot, Schnanth, Spikenard.
The womb. Bettony, Squinanth or Schnanth, Sage, Orris or Flower-de-luce.
The joints. Rosemary-flowers, Cowslips, Chamomel, Melilot.
Flowers, as they are cooling, so they cool
The head. Violets, Roses, the three sorts of Poppies, and Water-lilies.
The breast and heart. Violets, Red Roses, Water-lilies.
The stomach. Red Roses, Violets.
The liver and spleen. Endive, and Succory.
Violets, Borrage, and Bugloss, moisten the heart, Rosemary-flowers, Bawm and Bettony, dry it.
According to property, so they bind
Balaustins, Saffron, Succory, Endive, red-roses, Melilot, Bawm, Clove-gilliflowers, Agnus Castus.
Discuss. Dill, Chamomel, Marsh-mallows, Mallows, Melilot, Stchas, &c.
Cleanse. Damask-roses, Elder flowers, Bean flowers, &c.
Extenuate. Orris, or Flower-de-luce, Chamomel, Melilot, Stchas, &c.
Mollify. Saffron, white Lilies, Mallows, Marsh-mallows, &c.
Suppure. Saffron, white Lilies, &c.
Glutinate. Balaustines, Centaury, &c.
Provoke the terms. Bettony, Centaury, Chamomel, Schnanth, Wall-flowers, Bawm, Peony, Rosemary, Sage.
Stop the terms. Balaustines, or Pomegranate flowers, Water Lilies.
Expel wind. Dill, Chamomel, Schnanth, Spikenard.
Help burnings. White Lilies, Mallows, Marsh-mallows.
Resist poison. Bettony, Centaury.
Ease pain. Dill, Chamomel, Centaury, Melilot, Rosemary.
Flowers purge choler. Peach flowers, Damask Roses, Violets.
Flegm. Broom flowers, Elder flowers.
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